SD

National Population : 333,590,059
South Dakota State Population : 787,431

About Wessington Springs, SD

Wessington Springs, SD is located in Jerauld County in the state of South Dakota.

The total City Population for Wessington Springs is about 911 with about 195 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,591.

The Average Home Value is $74,400.00, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 61% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,370.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wessington Springs is about 0.8%.

South Dakota is ranked #28 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 43.27 out of 100.

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Voting

Jerauld County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 62.55% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 71.67%
Democratic: 26.84%
Libertarian: 1.49%


Nearby Locations

Alpena, SD (7.55 mi.)
Woonsocket, SD (17.71 mi.)
Virgil, SD (18.21 mi.)
White Lake, SD (20.18 mi.)
Wessington, SD (20.68 mi.)
Letcher, SD (22.13 mi.)
Wolsey, SD (23.16 mi.)
Gann Valley, SD (24.82 mi.)
Huron, SD (25.70 mi.)
Plankinton, SD (25.98 mi.)
Mount Vernon, SD (29.29 mi.)
Artesian, SD (30.41 mi.)
Forestburg, SD (30.41 mi.)
Kimball, SD (31.28 mi.)
Cavour, SD (32.77 mi.)
St Lawrence, SD (32.98 mi.)
Saint Lawrence, SD (32.98 mi.)
Stickney, SD (34.43 mi.)
Loomis, SD (35.83 mi.)
Mitchell, SD (35.83 mi.)
Miller, SD (36.54 mi.)
Pukwana, SD (36.82 mi.)
Fort Thompson, SD (37.64 mi.)
Hitchcock, SD (38.55 mi.)
Fedora, SD (39.26 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57382
Latitude : 44.102148
Longitude : -98.679331
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1829 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.11
Male Population Estimate : 47.08%
Female Population Estimate : 52.92%
Median Age : 50.1
Male Median Age : 47.4
Female Median Age : 53.2

White Population Estimate : 99.31%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.82%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.31%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.75%
Other Population Estimate : 0.25%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wessington Springs specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jerauld County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jerauld County: Data Not Available
(last recorded in 2021)